If you just finished Nurse Jackie and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to Nurse Jackie that are sure to conjure up ideas of workplace drama, women-led programming, and shows tinged with dark comedy similiar to what you had while watching your favorite episodes of Nurse Jackie.
With lots of options, including House, a medical drama about a misanthropic yet brilliant doctor, and even movies like One Flew Over the Cuckoo Nest, an Oscar-winning film that featured dark comedy in a mental institution, deciding what to watch after Nurse Jackie will really just depend on your mood.
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